10 Tips for Transitions
Transition Tip to Begin Circle Time- Tutorial Video. I really like the wind chime idea before you sing the gathering song.
Come to the Carpet-song with instructions for kids on YouTube
Classroom Job Chart - SO adding more jobs to my list next year!!!
Tips for using quiet signals and timers to management instruction effectively
Schedule print outs
Busy Bags. What a great site for easy activities to do with the 3 and under set.
GREAT idea for students who struggle to remember classroom routines
Dr. Jean's tricks for when "Shhhh!" does not work. These are great!
Make beautiful sounds to get young children's attention!
Play the wiggle worm game...could also add a hand for high-fives, or a spiral for spinning. :)
Ignore the picture. This is a link to simple preschool transition activities. I like the "It's a secret!" one!
This is AWESOME! Clutter Busting Game using ping pong balls-Each person chooses a ball, completes the task, then chooses another one. After 30 minutes, whoever has the most balls gets a prize -- like a no-chores day, or gets to pick a movie. - Such a great idea!"
The skills pre-K students need to be ready for school
"entertaining kids in the kitchen"
classroom management tool. Ring the magic wand to signal a transition time! I want one.
How to plan for transitions in your daily schedule, and several transition ideas
Terrific Transitions for the preschool classroom
Make a transition tool belt, and fill it with balloons, puppets, bells, wands, and note cards with songs on them. Excellent!